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date: 13 November 2019


  • Alastair Dick


Medieval cylindrical double-headed drum of India. It is described as made of citrus-wood and about 52 cm long and 20 cm in diameter. The heads were stretched on hoops of creeper ‘as thick as the forefinger’ and laced with ropes through six holes. It was held sideways, the left head played by the hand and the right with a crooked stick (...

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